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News

19
November
2021
| 15:20 Europe/Amsterdam
With an increasing need to tackle the rise of obesity in the UK, and the support of health and wellbeing in the workplace being thrown under the spotlight due to the COVID-19 pandemic, more and more progressive businesses are looking at how they can
11
November
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Helen’s story backs up research* showing that people with type 2 diabetes can improve their diabetes control by making healthy lifestyle changes and losing weight following Slimming World’s programme. Of those who had been Slimming World members for
29
October
2021
| 15:59 Europe/Amsterdam
This year’s Royal College of Midwives annual awards saw the introduction of the new Slimming World Caring for You During a Global Pandemic prize.
28
September
2021
| 16:22 Europe/Amsterdam
This incredibly inspiring and dedicated team of Slimming World members and Consultants will celebrate their weight loss achievements by running the 2021 London Marathon on Sunday 3rd October 2021. They will be raising money for two incredible

Research & presentations

11
November
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Helen’s story backs up research* showing that people with type 2 diabetes can improve their diabetes control by making healthy lifestyle changes and losing weight following Slimming World’s programme. Of those who had been Slimming World members for
16
June
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
“In just over 12 months I lost over 8 stone and my health has improved dramatically. My diabetes is in remission, I’ve been off all my medication now for over a year and I feel fantastic. My blood pressure is normal, my cholesterol is no longer
10
June
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
A survey about calorie counting as a weight loss method commissioned by Slimming World, which polled over 2,000 UK adults and over 2,500 Slimming World members*, has shown that calorie counting alone is not an easy, balanced or sustainable way to
11
May
2021
| 18:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World’s latest research highlighting that virtual weight-loss support during lockdown can lead to clinically significant weight loss has been presented at the European Congress on Obesity (ECO) 2021. 

Success stories

30
November
2021
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Sophie Higginbottom, 30, has been named Slimming World’s Woman of the Year after losing almost 9st and halving her bodyweight The trainee psychologist lost most of her weight during lockdown, enjoying home-cooked meals and long walks with her two
11
November
2021
| 01:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Helen’s story backs up research* showing that people with type 2 diabetes can improve their diabetes control by making healthy lifestyle changes and losing weight following Slimming World’s programme. Of those who had been Slimming World members for
28
September
2021
| 16:22 Europe/Amsterdam
This incredibly inspiring and dedicated team of Slimming World members and Consultants will celebrate their weight loss achievements by running the 2021 London Marathon on Sunday 3rd October 2021. They will be raising money for two incredible
23
September
2021
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Linda Stearn, 62, has maintained her inspirational 7st weight loss for 12 years She says that since losing weight her mental health has drastically improved Linda has now been named Slimming World’s Diamond Member of the Year

Food & publications

19
November
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World has launched a bespoke barcode scanner specific to the organisation’s famous Food Optimising eating plan, which is free and exclusive to all of its members.  
31
January
2020
| 15:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World is calling members across the UK and Ireland to create a brand-new recipe to add to its collection as part of the new Free Food Festival campaign. Slimming World’s Free Food Festival takes place in Slimming World groups in February
11
February
2019
| 10:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Staff at Slimming World’s Derbyshire head office kicked off February with a fabulous ‘Free’ lunch as they celebrated the launch of a national slimming campaign. To mark the launch of ‘Free Food February’, Slimming World, based in Alfreton, served
25
October
2018
| 14:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World and Iceland have won a prestigious national award for their Slimming World Chinese-style Banquet Rice.

Corporate

12
August
2021
| 12:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World’s Employee Partnerships Lead, Joanne Allen, recently took part in Midlands Business Insider's online forum on Progressive Businesses alongside other representatives from companies such as Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS
17
June
2021
| 10:03 Europe/Amsterdam
This year’s Men’s Health Week focuses on the link between men, mental health and COVID-19. Recent research* from leading weight-loss organisation, Slimming World, reveals that more than one in 10 UK male adults found it more difficult to manage
26
May
2021
| 14:47 Europe/Amsterdam
This week, Chief Executive of Guy’s & St Thomas’ Foundation, Kieron Boyle, commented in the Financial Times about how the disparity of the COVID-19 pandemic was felt across different communities. Those most affected by the virus are people who live
05
May
2021
| 18:09 Europe/Amsterdam
As the country gradually starts to enjoy more freedom, the government has invited Slimming World to join a campaign to urge people aged 50 and under to get their COVID-19 vaccine when their turn comes.